|Service in Submarines|
Made just prior to World War II (WWII), this film profiles the Submarine Training School at New London Conneticut. Features footage of new recruits being trained to join the "silent service". Submarines picture are the R4 (R-4) and R11 (R-11) boats, which were both R-1 class diesel submarines.
Keywords: U.S. Navy Submarine Training Film
|WWII Arsenal of Democracy Homefront Newsreel "America's Call to Arms" 70972|
Created at the outset of WWII, this Castle Film newsreel shows America as the "Arsenal of Democracy" producing men and materials for the war effort. Basic training and testing of military equipment is shown, along with the construction of tanks, ships, guns, planes and other war material. Some of the spectacular footage included shows tanks driving through buildings and over obstacles, soldiers fording rivers, and naval exercises...
Keywords: newsreel; home front; WWII; Jeep; tank; submarine; PT Boat; battleship; military training; draft; wartime; United States
|Submarine Physical Principles - U.S. Government|
US Naval training film for US Submaine Crew members on the boyance properties of operating a submarine.
Keywords: U.S. Navy Training film for the physical properties of the submarine
|Countdown for Polaris - U.S. Government|
This film profiles the USS George Washington (SSBN-598), the lead ship of her class of Polaris ballistic missile submarines. This nuclear powered submarine the third ship of the United States Navy to be named for George Washington, first President of the United States, and the first of that name to be purpose-built as a warship.
Keywords: Polaris Missles and the development of the Nuclear Powered Ballistic Submarine; SSBN
|Psychedelic Bic Lighters (from Drive-In Movie Ads)|
Category: Drive-In Movie Ads Title: Psychedelic Bic Lighters (from Drive-In Movie Ads) Length- :44 Sound: Yes Color Description: Unique blend of animation, claymation and stop frame animated Bic lighter ad. Starts with Yellow Submarine type animation on a movie screen, pulls out and turns to two Bic lighters with claymation characters in the background of movie theater seats. The lighters don't like that they can't -flick their Bics- in a movie theater and enter the screen animation snack bar an...
Keywords: color; drive-in; movie; ad; advertisement; animation; intermission; snack bar; stop frame; claymation; bic; flick; lighter; psychedelic; yellow; submarine
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